Cinerary urn

4th century BC

Museo Juan Cabré

Museo Juan Cabré
Calaceite, Spain

Globular urn with rolled rim and rounded lip. The sunken base has a protuberance in the middle and a slight foot. The decoration sits between two wide horizontal bands. It features sets of parallel, vertical lines alternating with parallel semicircles stacked on top of each other, all painted in burgundy. Made from orange clay.


  • Title: Cinerary urn
  • Date: 4th century BC
  • Physical Dimensions: 250 x 190 mm
  • Type: Vessel
  • Rights: Gobierno de Aragón
  • External Link: CERES MCU
  • Medium: Wheel pottery
  • Fotografía: José Mª Espallargas
  • Cultural Context: Iberian culture

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